The world of sumi-e painting of play of Ken Aono who loves mountain stream fish and nature

The Chronicles of Ken AONO
Biography
1934 Born in Osaka
1953 Graduate from Osaka municipal craft high school design department
Get employed Hankyu Department Store, Inc.
1995 Established Ken Office Co., Ltd.  [Representative director: Sachiko AONO]
1999 Retired from Hankyu Department Store,Inc. [Publicity department/ creative director]
Career -Graphic design
1957 Semi Asahi advertisement prize winning
1958 Prime Minister prize (victory) winning of Mainichi advertisement prize
1967 Anthology "Dotonnbori left bank" by Tsuneo Ishihama/Tsuchida-shoten/Book design
1975 Picture book "Strawberry" by Susumu Shingu/Bunnka-shuppannkyoku /Book design
1976 Anthology "Free person on the earth" by Tsuneo Ishihama/Zero-alto /Book design
1977 Picture book"Spider" by Susumu Shingu/Bunnka-shuppannkyoku /Book design
1980 Portofolio"WIND AND WATER"/Book design
1982 Section prize winning of Mainichi advertisement prize
1989 Semi Asahi advertisement prize winning
1990 Essey"Mansa and Ngara River" by Reiko Amano/ Chikuma-shobo/ Book design, Illustration
1991 Section prize winning of Mainichi advertisement prize
Magazine"Jokai Shunju"/Jokai-tsuushinsha /Cover picture, Cover design, Essey/until2009
1992 Encouragement prize winning of Yomiuri Newspaper Merc award
1997 Novel"Yamanaka Shikanosuke" by Fuyuji Domon/Nikkankougyou shinnbunnsha/ Bookdesign,Illustration
2001 Exhibition of Lanvin"Toil" at Kobe Fashion Museum /Poster, Design for at Kobe Fashion Museum /Poster, Design for Exhibition place
2003 Anthology"Firework of words"by assocoaton of poets in kansai /Chikurinkan
/Cover picture, Book design
Anthology"Stage of swallowtail" by Sumio Tateyama / Chikurinkan /Cover picture, Book design
2004 Anthology"12months of floral calendar" by Kazuhiro Ogawa / Chikurinkan
/Cover pikuture, Illustration, Book design
Career - Illustration, A writing brush
1990 Hankyuu Departmento store・Umeda headquarters
/ Calligraphy in the show window for the new year (It is every year until 2008.)
1995 CD "Tabi-makura" sing:Yoshimi Tendo /Teichiku / Calligraphy of the title
CD "Man's bar" sing:Ryuji Sawa /Teichiku /Calligraphy of the title
Sake渓 "Kei "/Ouroku-Brewing /Yamanaka-Liquor store/Design:Tsuneya Tanaka
/
Calligraphy and picture of the label
1996 Novel "Yamanaka Shikanosuke" by Fuyuji Domon /Nikkan-kogyou newspaper serial(150 all times) /Illustration, Calligraphy of the title
Kizakura-Brewing / Series newspaper advertisement for Nihon-keizai newspaper(27 all times)
/
Illustration,Calligraphy
1997 CD"Kitayama-shigure" sing:Miyuki Kawanaka /Teichiku / Illustration
2001 Kizakura-Brewing / Series newspaper advertisement forAsahii newspaper and
Yomiuri newspaper(until 2005) /
Illustration,Calligraphy
Novel"Nobunaga" by Fuyuji Domon / Nikkei Business magazine serial(23 july〜)
/Calligraphy of the title
2002 Novel"Half Chiyono Terada's life  - Dream of 1000 at happy occasions-" by SetsukoWatanabe
/Osaka newspaper serial(28 all times) / Illustration,calligraphy of the title
2005 Aichi Exposition -Love and the earth Expo- /Love river concert
/ Logotype and mark production
2006 Poster "Chikamatsu"at Maytheater/Illustration:Shiro Nishiguchi, Design:TsuneyaTanaka
/Calligraphy of the title
2007 Kizakura-Brewing / Series newspaper advertisement for newspaper- Asah,Mainichi,Yomiuri, Chuunichi,Sankei, and Kyouto(until2009) /Illustration,Calligraphy
Ink painting - One-man show and groove exhibition
1987 AONO KEN Sumi-e painting exhibition of play /Osaka・Shinsaibashi gallery
1988 Plenty of fish exhibition by four people / Osaka・Shinsaibashi-Sony building
/ with Shiro Nishiguchi, Katsuhiko Hosoda, Takeshi Doi
1991 Paintings and writings exhibition by three people / Osaka・Fuji gallery
/ with Masana Aono and Hyouzan Kuroyama
1992 AONO KEN Sumi-e painting exhibition of play / Osaka・Mengyou kaikan
AONO KEN Sumi-e painting exhibition of play /Osaka・Shinsaibashi gallery
1993 AONO KEN Sumi-e painting exhibition of play / Osaka・Mengyou kaikan
Magazine one-man show"Sumie-painting of Mountain stream fish"
/Otsuka medicine manufacture
1994 Yamames! /Osaka・Mengyou kaikan
Exhibition "Three people who love Nara" /Nara・Kasugasando gallery
/ with Shigetaka Sawada and Koichi Yokoi
Yamames! / Tokyo・Kyukyodo gallery
1995 KEN AONO / New York・RIVERDALE GALLERY
A once-in-a-lifetime chance / Osaka・Shinsaibashi gallery
A once-in-a-lifetime chance / Tokyo・AC gallery
1996 VISION OFJAPAN / New York・THE NIPPON GALLERY
1997 AONO MASANA & AONO KEN ・ Exhibition of father and son
/ Tokyo・Kyukyodo gallery
1998 AONO MASANA & AONO KEN ・ Exhibition of father and son
/ Osaka・Central gallery
2000 AONO KEN Sumi-e painting exhibition of play
/ Osaka・Hankyu Departmentstore・Art gallery
2002 AONO KEN Sumi-e painting exhibition of play
/ Osaka・Hankyu Departmentstore・Art gallery
2005 AONO KEN Sumi-e painting exhibition of play
/ Osaka・Hankyu Departmentstore・Art gallery
2006 AONO KEN Sumi-e painting exhibition of play / Tokyo ・Ikebukuro-Mitsukoshi ・Art salon
Mitsukoshi large art exhibition at early summer
/ Kagawa・Takamatsu-Mitsukoshi・Space for special events
2007 AONO KEN Sumi-e painting exhibition of play
/ Kagawa ・Takamatsu-Mitsukoshi ・Art gallery
AONO KEN Sumi-e painting exhibition of play / Tokyo ・Ikebukuro-Mitsukoshi ・Art gallery
2008 AONO KEN Sumi-e painting exhibition of play
/ Ehime ・Matsuyama-Mitsukoshi ・Art
gallery
2009 AONO KEN Sumi-e painting exhibition of play / Tokyo ・Ikebukuro-Mitsukoshi ・Art salon
Publication
2004 "Thoroughly happy humour picture letter New Year's card" by Ken Aono
/ Issue:Kanariya, Sale:Mokujisha
2009 "Anything doesn't arise if not playing. AONO KEN Sumi-e painting exhibition of play" by Ken Aono
/ Issue:Kanariya, Sale:Mokujisha
Instructor & another activity
1991 Asahi culture center Osaka、 Nakanoshima classroom. "Sumi-e painting classroom of play"
lecturer (until2009)
2001 Model appearance to fashion show of Osaka collection for Furukawa Unsetsu at MID theater
2003 Asahi culture center Nara、Nara classroom. "Sumi-e painting classroom that plays with writing
and picture" lecturer (until2008)
2004 Foundation Nara women's association、"Sumi-e classroom" Lenturer(until2009)
青野aono 健ken photo: Shuzo Ogushi
From left: Ken, his mother Osako,
his father Masana, his sister Junko
In around 1959
Sketch in childhood
Father's back figure
Study at craft high school days
"Strawberry"
by S.Shingu
"Yamanaka Shikanosuke"
by F.Domon
Prime Minister prize (victory) winning of
Mainichi advertisement prize
Magazine"Jokai Shunju"
Poster : Exhibition of Lanvin"Toil"
渓 KEI
(Yamame swims on the back side of the label.)
Jan.2009 in Iga-Marubashira
Ken is painting in Ceramic board
at Nagatanien.
Poster "Chikamatsu"
Thoroughly happy humour
picture letter
New Year's card
Anything doesn't arise
if not playing

Osaka collection for Furukawa Unsetsu

photo :Shuzo Ogushi

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